General data transfer failure. Couldn't resolve host name
When trying to download an update the error, "General data transfer failure. Couldn't resolve host name" is displayed.
When downloading an update using the FlexNet Connect Client the pop-up dialog with the error below is displayed:
This will occur if the download URL in the Publisher Portal for the update is formatted incorrectly, as shown in the snapshot below:
In the Publisher Portal change the download URL to use the correct format (i.e. using forward slash '/', not backslash '\'), as shown below: